Raised in a religious -- yet abusive -- family, a simple dream may not exactly be a sin, but it could be the first step toward hell and eternal damnation. This dream is the first step for Pattyn. But is it to hell, or to a better life? For the first time, Pattyn starts asking questions.... read more
This book is about a girl name Pattyn and how she learns from her mistakes and how to respect people, and responsibltity. She's also a mormon girl who lives a diffivult life with her family and is sent away to her aunt's for her summer. While she's there, she worries about her baby sister... read more (warning: may contain spoilers)
This book is about a girl name Pattyn and how she learns from her mistakes and how to respect people, and responsibltity. She's also a mormon girl who lives a diffivult life with her family and is sent away to her aunt's for her summer. While she's there, she worries about her baby sister because of their dad, he's an acholoic and abusive to them. she then later meets a guy name Ethan and they fall in love and becomes pregnant.
“Love is just another word for sex.”Pattyn
“I was about six years old, still Daddy's little girl, even though Daddy couldn't care less about me. How could I expect any man ever would?”Pattyn
“Love with all your heart. Don't hurt others, and help those in need. That's all you need to know. And don't worry about Heaven. If it exists, you'll be welcome."”Aunt J
Happiness, you see, is just an illusion of Fate, a heavenly sleight of hand designed to make you believe in fairy tales.Highlighted by 53 Kindle customers
That may be how you see yourself, but the rest of the world would be hard put to agree. You shine brighter than the Milky Way.Highlighted by 48 Kindle customers
Live your life right, Pattyn. Love with all your heart. Don’t hurt others, and help those in need. That’s all you need to know.Highlighted by 43 Kindle customers
“God is love,” she said. “And He respects love, whether it’s between a parent and child, a man and woman, or friends.Highlighted by 43 Kindle customers
But there’s no happily ever after. You’ll only find happy endings in books. Some books.Highlighted by 40 Kindle customers
Real love finds you once, if you’re lucky.Highlighted by 36 Kindle customers
Maybe because forever is such a scary place.Highlighted by 34 Kindle customers
And when the right young man comes along, he’ll love you all the more for giftin’ this sad planet with your light.Highlighted by 28 Kindle customers
Had Dad’s demons claimed her soul? Or was this, as well, a woman’s role?Highlighted by 24 Kindle customers
Would I find forever love? Did I really want to, when forever was a word without meaning?Highlighted by 21 Kindle customers
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